MORRISTOWN, N.J. – Dec. 21, 2017 – Robert H. Bernstein, a Labor & Employment shareholder at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has received the American Jewish Committee (AJC) New Jersey Judge Learned Hand Award. The award was presented by past recipient, Philip R. Sellinger, co-chair of the firm’s Global Litigation Practice and managing shareholder of the firm’s New Jersey office.
AJC New Jersey’s Learned Hand Award honors leaders in the legal profession who demonstrate their commitment to democratic values and the rights of individuals. Bernstein was honored at an awards dinner on Dec. 11 at the Hilton in Short Hills, New Jersey.
|GT's Robert Bernstein accepts the AJC New Jersey Judge Learned Hand Award on Dec. 11.|
Bernstein, based in the firm’s New Jersey office, focuses his practice on labor and employment exclusively for management, with an emphasis in litigation and counseling. With more than 35 years of experience, Bernstein has represented many multinational and domestic corporations in a wide range of industries. His practice extends to more than 40 jurisdictions across the United States, involving most workplace issues, including class and collective actions, employee benefits, and trade secret litigation.
Bernstein is consistently recognized for his legal achievements which include The Legal 500 United States in Labor and Employment Litigation and ERISA Litigation and New Jersey Super Lawyers. He has also been rated AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 by Martindale-Hubbell, is a former member of LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell Legal Advisory Board and a life member of the National Registry of Who’s Who Among Executives and Professionals, Honors Edition from 2008-2009.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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